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|District Court Deems Plant Contamination “Direct Physical Loss”|
Ronald D. Puhala, Paul C. Steck; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on December 15, 2014This commercial property coverage dispute involved a determination of whether the release of ammonia gas at a juice cup manufacturing plant constituted a “direct physical loss of or damage to” the policyholder’s property. As background, during the startup of a new manufacturing...
|Friday Lost + Found: More Insurance Settlements, Illinois Auction, UP in the Mainstream|
McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney Carpenter LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on November 21, 2014More Insurance Industry Settlements - According to an article on Insurance News, another life insurer - Sun Life of Canada - has settled claims relating to the alleged “asymmetrical” use of the Social Security “Death Master File.” Generally, the states allege that insurers...
|No Good Deed Goes Unpunished|
Kimberly A. Ross; Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on December 23, 2014Over the years, I’ve become somewhat skeptical in my employment law practice from seeing case after case where employment claims were entirely preventable, if only the employer would have properly managed its employees, including terminating when it was evident that the employee’s...
|New Jersey Judges Not Permitted to Speak Ex Parte with Jurors|
Frederick E. Blakelock; Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on January 15, 2015On December 23, 2014, the New Jersey Supreme Court held that New Jersey state court judges are not permitted to speak with jurors after a verdict has been issued, except in very limited circumstances where a showing is made that the jury’s decision may have been tainted by misconduct. The...
|Trying to Upend the Workers’ Compensation Act in Florida|
David A. Mercer; Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on January 13, 2015A recent and unusual opinion out of the Circuit Court for Miami-Dade County may, at the minimum, be a harbinger for changes to come to Florida’s Workers’ Compensation Act. At the maximum, it could also provide the basis for thousands of potential liability lawsuits.
|Claim Against Vehicle Owner Key to Umbrella Coverage for Auto Loss Caused by Permissive Driver|
Patrick B. Omilian, Jensen Varghese; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on December 5, 2014In this insurance coverage action, Allstate appealed from an order granting summary judgment and determining that a permissive user of a motor vehicle was covered under Allstate’s umbrella policy.
|Where are You TRIA|
Aaron J. Aisen, Frederick J. Pomerantz; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
February 9, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2014Politicos and industry alike are echoing the sentiments of Cindy Lou Who when she sings “Where are you, Christmas?” in the popular movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” except in this case, the question is, “Where are you TRIA?”
|Texas Department of Insurance Contact Information To Change|
Colodny Fass P.A.;
February 6, 2015, previously published on January 28, 2014Proposed Rules were published today, January 28, 2015, to address changes to Texas Department of Insurance ("TDI") contact information, including telephone numbers, facsimile numbers, TDI email addresses, the TDI Web site address and street address.
|President Signs Changes to Collins Amendment Favorable to Insurers|
Brian Barrett, B. Scott Burton, Ellen M. Dunn, James R. Dwyer, David A. Massey; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
February 6, 2015, previously published on December 19, 2014On December 18, President Obama signed into law the Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 (the Act). The Act makes it clear that the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve (the Fed) is not required to apply the bank-based risk and leverage capital requirements of Section 171 of...
|Insurance Veteran Douglas W. Reynolds Named President and CEO of Gulfstream Property and Casualty Insurance Company|
Colodny Fass P.A.;
February 6, 2015, previously published on January 9, 2015As President/CEO, Doug Reynolds will guide Gulfstream Property and Casualty Insurance Company's continued success in Florida and Louisiana, as well as expansion along the hurricane-prone Gulf and Atlantic states.